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Carne Asada!

Carne Asada!

Happy Cinco de Mayo!! Not to be confused with Mexican Independence Day which takes place¬†mid September, Cinco de Mayo is a celebration of Mexican heritage, pride and the 5th of May (the day after Star Wars Day ~ May the 4th be with you! ūüėČ )! Many¬†find the day a good excuse to indulge in … Continue reading

Morimoto Napa

Morimoto Napa

I enjoyed a wonderful day in the Napa Valley with my friend Tina yesterday afternoon. We started our adventure at the Culinary Institute of America at Greystone where we attended a cooking demo by the talented Chef Bobby Childs.¬† Chef Childs served up our Goat Cheese stuffed Turkey Sliders and Red Pepper-Apricot Relish with a … Continue reading

Beef Ribs!

Beef Ribs!

So I decided to try my hand at beef ribs this week. Not having a clue what I was doing or getting myself into, I naively picked up a package of beef ribs at the store.¬† I was excited… and then reality hit. Due to beef ribs being tougher than pork ribs, beef ribs need … Continue reading

Meatloaf. With a twist.

Meatloaf. With a twist.

I had a package of ground beef and was at a loss for what to do with it. Sure, I could make a pot of homemade Spaghetti sauce but then what?¬†My sauce recipe could feed an army! Taco’s? Always! Then again, I just had taco’s and wasn’t feeling them either. Hamburgers? Eh. Meatloaf? I don’t … Continue reading

Beef Stroganoff

Beef Stroganoff

When I get stressed, I experience¬†muscle tension.¬†I tend to feel it most in my jaw, neck and shoulders. Earlier in the week while taking a bite of a delicious¬†apple strudel¬†(a pretty soft food to bite into…), I felt the lovely discomfort and “pop”¬†of a very tense jaw. Luckily with a little Ibuprofen, applied heat and … Continue reading